A three-time All-American and national runner-up in 149-pound weight class last year, Molinaro posted a 32-3 record en route to the 2011 Big Ten championship that he won.
Wright, a two-time All-American, had a 12-6 record heading into the championship bouts, but won his final nine matches, eventually winning both the Big Ten and National Championship titles at 184 pounds.
Taylor, a freshman All-American and Big Ten Freshman of the Year, posted an impressive freshman year, going 38-0, winning the Big Ten 157 championship and earning the runner-up position in the National Championship.
Here are how the Nittany Lions rank in each of the weight classes by Amateur Wrestling News:
125 pounds: Nico Megaludis, No. 16
133 pounds: Bryan Pearsall, No. 19
141 pounds: Andrew Alton, No. 4
149 pounds: Frank Molinaro, No. 1
157 pounds: Dylan Alton, No. 10
165 pounds: David Taylor, No. 1
174 pounds: Ed Ruth, No. 2
184 pounds: Quentin Wright, No. 1
197 pounds: Morgan McIntosh, No. 12
285 pounds: Cameron Wade, No. 3
The 2011-12 cwrestling season warms up with an Intrasquad Dual on Thursday, Nov. 3, in Rec Hall with the regular season kicking off with a home dual against Bloomsburg on Sunday, Nov. 13 in Rec Hall at 2 pm.